Number of participants
Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
About this program
Using theatre, song, rhyme, prose and storytelling, Jamaal’s presentations will weave fantasy and reality into a poetry experience that will leave students questioning worldviews while inspiring them to explore the urban art of spoken word poetry.
Explores thematic use of language as a portal to public speaking; supports literacy by exploring language devices such as pattern, rhyme, figurative speech and syllabic metre; explores traditional and contemporary functions of melodic language.
In person and online
One performance: 1 hour (incl Q& A): $395 + HST
In person only
Two performances: same school in one half day: $650 + HST
Two performances: same school in one day: $720 + HST